Terracare's Take


June 9, 2017

No matter your hobbies and obsessions, your property is your domain to enjoy. Does your property truly reflect YOU?

May 24, 2017

Mulch is great. It makes things look neat and tidy during the warmer months. It prevents weeds. It holds in moisture and protects plant roots. But mulch also costs a pretty penny. And most of my customers mulch every spring -- which they absolutely should do...because...

May 9, 2017

Do you have a shady property? How do your planting beds look? Boring? Colorless? Not thriving? You may not have the right plants for your property's unique environment.

May 3, 2017

Transplanting is key, and now, in the cooler weeks of spring, is the very best time to do it! Even if that big old azalea isn't meant for its spot by the front door, it may have new life in your backyard patio area...

May 1, 2017

It's a really cool thing when I get to work with a customer who cares about the plants we're going to be installing. Recently, I took a trip to the nursery with them to make plant selections.

April 13, 2017

I was extremely proud when one of our projects was selected by the editors of 201 Magazine for the monthly "Home" feature in the August 2016 issue. Check it out here! This is a great example of the full range of what we can do -- it may not be what's on y...

April 3, 2017

Want a green lawn this summer? De-thatch. Don't have a Spring Cleanup program? You need one. Call me. De-thatching is essential to set the stage for a green, healthy lawn in the warmer months ahead.

March 29, 2017

Consider privacy plantings if you: * Have neighbors nearby (most of us!); * Have a busy road or field adjacent to your property; * Would rather not have passersby seeing you and your family sunbathing or playing in the yard; * Want to reduce ambient noise surrounding y...